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Earth Day in Prospect Park

Sunday, April 17, 2016

1:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.

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Join the Prospect Park Alliance at the Audubon Center for its annual Earth Day celebration.

  • Fishing Lessons, 1–4 pm: Enjoy this fun introduction to catch-and-release fishing. Alliance naturalists will teach participants how to tie a fishing knot, attach bait and cast a line to a try and hook a fish!
  • Blooming Naturalist, 1-2 pm: So you think you are a Naturalist?   Find out at the Audubon Center by learning how to identify birds and use binoculars and field guides. Participants can even create their own Official Blooming Naturalist button.
  • Nature’s Helpers, 2–3 pm: Learn how to keep Prospect Park healthy by cleaning up the lakeshore or spreading mulch.
  • Bash the Trash Performance & Parade, 3–4 pm: Make instruments out of recycled materials then jam out in an exciting performance and parade led by Bash the Trash.

Location

Audubon Center at the Boathouse in Prospect Park Accessible
Brooklyn
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Cost

Free  

Event Organizer

Prospect Park Alliance

Contact Email

info@prospectpark.org

Categories

Education, Nature, Best for Kids, Earth Day & Arbor Day, Fishing

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